Health Room

Hours: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Phone: (301) 989-5676

Health Room Staff

 Ms. Corrine Forrester, RN
School Community Health Nurse

Mrs. Deborah McDow
School Health Room Technician

Public Health Information

March 12th Letter from the Principal about Head Lice

CDC Information on Lice

CDC on Treating Head Lice

American Academy of Pediatrics Information on Lice

Montgomery County DHHS - School Health Information on Lice

How to Check for Lice

Authorization to Administer Prescribed Medication Form

Authorization to Administer Epipen

When to keep a child home                    

The Department of Health and Human Services, School Health Services (SHS) in partnership with MCPS provides services to assure the health, safety, and well-being of students at Westover Elementary School in the health room.

School Health Services include assessment of health needs of students, sick and emergency care and first aid, monitoring immunization compliance, administering medications and treatments to students, who have physicians orders, maintaining student health records, providing crisis intervention, health counseling, health education-promotion, nurse case-management and referral. School Health staff assists families of eligible uninsured students to enroll in the Maryland Children's Health and Care for Kids programs.